Research Events

Field Days

The College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at North Carolina State University sponsors field days on agricultural commodities ranging from apples and cotton to tomatoes, turf and sweet potatoes. We will list field day information as it becomes available throughout the year. Information is tentative and subject to change.

Please Note: If you wish to participate in a field day and have a disability or desire any assistive devices, services or other accommodations to participate, please contact 919.515.2717 during business hours of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at least two weeks before the event to request accommodations.

Field Day Date Location Information
Tree Fruit Pruning and Training Workshop Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017, starting at 10 a.m. Central Crops Research Station,
13223 U.S. 70 Bus Hwy West,
Mike Parker,
Small Grain Field Day, Washington County Friday, Feb 10, 2017, starting at 8:30 a.m. Vernon James Center,
Tidewater Research Station,
Plymouth, NC
Angela Post,
Northeast Small Grain Field Day, Perquimans County Thursday, Feb 23, 2017, starting at 9:30 a.m.
White Hat Seed Co.,
102 White Hat Road,
Hertford, NC
Al Wood,
Small Grain Field Day, Robeson County Thursday, March 9, 2017, starting at 10 a.m. TBA
Farm Animal Days March 29-31, 2017, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Beef Unit,
Lake Wheeler Road Field Lab,
4505 Mid Pines Road,
Raleigh, NC
Brent Jennings, 919-515-4467



Wolfpack Roundup, Student Livestock Sale Saturday, April 8, 2017, starting at 11 a.m.


Beef Unit,
Lake Wheeler Road Field Lab,
4505 Mid Pines Road,
Raleigh, NC
Gary Gregory, 919-515-4027
Small Grain Field Day, Union County Wednesday, April 26, 2017, starting at 10 a.m. TBA
Small Grain Field Day, Rowan County


Thursday, May 11, 2017, registration at 9 a.m. Piedmont Research Station,
8350 Sherrills Ford Road,
Salisbury, NC